The table below looks at the statistics for the Functional Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Consultant
Rank 206 182 164
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 9 7 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.17% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.18% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 28
Average salary £58,750 £55,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.85% -14.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £51,750 £53,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £68,750
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -8.33%
Functional Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4778 3948 4589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.12% 94.56% 95.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4117 3223 3942
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Functional Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Functional Consultant in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Functional Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Functional Consultant
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Functional Consultant across the West Midlands region.

Functional Consultant Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Functional Consultant
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Functional Consultant across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

Functional Consultant Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Functional Consultant
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry -17 3 £60,000 +20.00%
Birmingham - 2 £47,500 - 1
Warwickshire - 1 £65,000 -
Functional Consultant
England

Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Functional Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Functional Consultant in their job title.

1 9 (37.50%) SAP
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 8 (33.33%) Oracle
3 7 (29.17%) CRM
4 6 (25.00%) Oracle Financials
4 6 (25.00%) Project Management
4 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (20.83%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (20.83%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 4 (16.67%) Automotive
6 4 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
7 3 (12.50%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (12.50%) Oracle Assets
7 3 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
7 3 (12.50%) Migration
7 3 (12.50%) Games
7 3 (12.50%) SQL
7 3 (12.50%) .NET
8 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
8 2 (8.33%) Oracle 11i
8 2 (8.33%) Oracle Discoverer

Functional Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Functional Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Functional Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle Financials
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (8.33%) SAP CRM
6 1 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) SaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Discoverer
1 2 (8.33%) SAP BW
1 2 (8.33%) SAP BI
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Automotive
3 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 3 (12.50%) Games
4 2 (8.33%) Retail
5 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) SOAP
2 1 (4.17%) DOM
2 1 (4.17%) Ajax
2 1 (4.17%) .NET Remoting
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (4.17%) Visualforce
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) FMCG
2 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) CRM
2 6 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 3 (12.50%) Migration
4 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.33%) System Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
5 2 (8.33%) Procure-to-pay
5 2 (8.33%) Business Development
5 2 (8.33%) Service Management
6 1 (4.17%) Process Management
6 1 (4.17%) OO
6 1 (4.17%) ERP
6 1 (4.17%) Logistics
6 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.17%) X++
3 1 (4.17%) Apex Code
3 1 (4.17%) C#
3 1 (4.17%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
1 2 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) SAP
2 8 (33.33%) Oracle
3 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.83%) Salesforce.com
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